Colombia: Week for Peace celebrated in Antioquia

From 3-11 September, IANSA member Redepaz is organising a Week for Peace in the Antioquia region of Colombia in cooperation with the Governor of Antioquia, local and religious authorities, government and private sector organisations, academic research groups and civil society organisations. Activities are taking place all week in different parts of the region to celebrate life, remember victims of violence and promote a culture of peace. The programme includes young people decorating murals with ‘graffiti for life’, drama and arts activities for children, a seminar with victims of armed violence, and a video conference with renowned Indian peace expert Prem Rawat.